Madden Army Airfield

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Madden Army Airfield
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Part of Sixth Air Force

Located in Panama

Madden AAF is located in Panama
Madden AAF
Madden AAF
Madden AAF (Panama)
Coordinates 09°11′36″N 079°33′15.00″W / 9.19333°N 79.5541667°W / 9.19333; -79.5541667 (Approximate)
Type Military airfield
Site information
Controlled by United States Air Force

Madden Army Airfield is a former United States Army Air Forces World War II air base on Panama as part of the defense of the Panama Canal. The airfield was built to defend Madden Lake and Dam. The 24th Fighter Squadron (XXVI Fighter Command) was assigned to the station from 8 March to 15 August 1944 flying P-39 Aircobras.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

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